RFPD seeks help to find stabbing suspect
The River Falls Police Department is searching for a man suspected of wounding a 25-year-old rural River Falls man with a knife Sunday, July 27.
The incident happened around 2:08 a.m. in front of Coach’s Bar & Grill. The suspect allegedly used a "tactical-looking knife" with a black handle and five-inch blade to seriously injure the victim's arm.
The suspect then fled the scene with two women, walking in the direction of Family Fresh Market.
The victim was taken by ambulance to the hospital, and has since been released.
The police are asking the community's help finding the suspect, described as: About six feet tall; buzzed short blonde hair; arm tattoos; wearing black shirt and khaki shorts.
If anyone has information that could identify any of these individuals or assist in the investigation they are encouraged to contact the Police Department at 715-425-0909, attention Investigator Chuck Golden. Please refer to River Falls Case No. RF2014-1331.
Information can also be provided through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS , going online at www.CrimeStoppersMn.org, or by texting a cell phone message beginning with TIP674, then the message and SEND to CRIMES .